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Couple doing the cha cha to raise money for dementia research
Couple doing the cha cha to raise money for dementia research

Jodi Levitan still gets choked up when she talks about her father, Jack Fisher, of New Orleans, who died of dementia at age 90 on Father's Day of 2012. "It's hard to talk about," said Levitan, 58, of Poplar Hill. "It's a terrible disease." On April 12, Levitan and her husband, Scott, will dance the cha cha and Western swing as a tribute to her father and to raise money for research into Alzheimer's disease and dementia. The Levitans will be among at least a dozen couples from around the Baltimore region who will dance in the annual Memory Ball, a black tie gala sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association and this year themed "Dancing...

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